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Les Cariatides

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4 rue du Gueodet, 29000, Quimper, France
+33 2 98 95 15 14
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Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

In a pedestrian street to the west of the Cathedral sits the Cariatides. A perfect town wine car. Good and changing selection of well chosen wines, simple eats - the planches of meets or cheeses or both go down rather well with the wine - and friendly for both locals and tourists. Nice in summer when you can sit outside... More 

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Thank David K
Anstruther, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We had lunch here while on a day trip to Quimper. We were quite sharp (around 12:15) and by the time we left the restaurant was full. The menu of the day looked good so we opted for that. The starter was a chicken salad which was tasty but nothing earth shattering. The main course fish dish was excellent as... More 

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Thank Woo4uk
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Lovely meal, good service. Walked out of a cafe in the square as it was dirty & so glad we did as we found this place instead. Characterful surroundings & clean!

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Thank Philip T
Quimper, France
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2016

It was lovely with friendly staff. We only had a few beers and tea ( only black tea available ). Cappucino available, no cafe latte. Historic building. Dinner menu looked good and reasonably priced. If we had more time we would go during busier hours and enjoy dining too.

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Thank hubertandsusan
1 review
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

Worst service ever! I will go back to Quimper but never again to this place. The lady waitress had bad temper and no fear to show it to customers. She removed us from a table when we were already sat because we were 2 and the table was for 4 people, even when that table was given by another of... More 

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Thank Ademir P
Kingston upon Thames
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69 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

Very friendly staff who provided a high chair for our toddler. The food was very yummy. I had hake which was delicious whilst my husband had steak & my older child chicken. These were from the plat de jour. The food was reasonably well priced too and the atmosphere relaxed and didn't feel uncomfortable with the children. The service was... More 

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Thank Samantha M
Tavistock, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2015

Just off the main square on a quiet street. Fantastic value menu du jour with a couple of choices for each course. Pate and steak were both very French and good. Salad then cod also great. Good choices of wine by the glass. Friendly waiter.

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1 Thank Pete R
London
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113 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2014

We had many a happy early evening outside the bar/restaurant with a glass of Rose chatting and people watching and ate here on spec one evening. I love the set price menu which features whatever comes from the market that day. It's good value and very tasty and although the menu is small it is always appealing. A firm favourite... More 

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Ayrshire
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50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2014 via mobile

We had a superb lunchtime meal in this restaurant. My French is not fluent, however, greetings exchanged, we were shown to a table. The food was absolutely delicious and I even pushed the boat out and ordered tartare be boef. First time eating this and enjoyed it very much. Having read a previous review stating that staff were rude, I... More 

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1 Thank wmd1
Woonsocket
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128 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2013

The moules (mussels) à la paysanne here were OUTSTANDING!!! Went back and had them two other times! The first time my husband tried the lamb dish and that was also excellent. The second time he had the mussels and loved them as much as I did. The third time he tried something else that was fine, but not superb. Service... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 rue du Gueodet, 29000, Quimper, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Finistere  >  Quimper
  • Phone Number: +33 2 98 95 15 14

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?